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TricorBraun Director of Operations in Odgen, Utah

Th e Company

Price Container, a TricorBraun company, established in 1998 is a specialized distributor for food and water packaging supplies with distribution facilities in Northern Utah and Washington. TricorBraun is a global packaging leader, with more than 1,000 team members working from 50 locations throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia. As North America’s largest distributor of primary packaging, we provide innovative solutions to customers from a wide variety of industries. Our award-winning Design & Engineering team provides creative, custom packaging solutions, for cutting-edge start-ups to the world’s most iconic brands. And as one of the largest purchasers of packaging in the world, we leverage our global supply chain expertise to provide cost-effective solutions for our customers.

Since our company was founded in 1902, we have continually evolved to meet our customers’ needs. Our substantial growth, both organic and through strategic acquisitions, enables us to provide unlimited opportunities for team members to develop and succeed.

We are focused on being the Best Place for the Best People in Packaging—it is the foundation of our strategy and of our success. Join us as we work together to build the undisputed global packaging leader.

The Role

Price Container is seeking to add a Director of Operations. The primary responsibility of the Director of Operations is to oversee and ensure the operational efficiencies of all operational and administrative activities for the division. The actions of this critical role will result in engaged and supported team members, enhanced partnerships with suppliers and customers, a safe work environment, and increased gross profits. This role encompasses more than people leadership as it also requires hands on resource management and support across all operational functions.

Essential Functions

Provides strategic leadership and sets direction for Warehouse Operations, Inventory Management and Procurement functions.

Supports ongoing integration efforts with TricorBraun including organization, systems, and process changes and improvements.

Provides guidance and support to Sales Administration regarding forecasting, costing, pricing, and profitability.

Reviews and improves the sales forecasting and order execution processes with sales teams and key suppliers

Manages and develops strategic supplier relationships and procurement activities with support from TB supply chain to ensure quality, competitiveness, and reliability.

Reviews and oversees implementation of warehouse throughput and space metrics.

Overseas overall inventory management including - inventory levels, aging, internal and customer replenishment programs, turns, allocation and data accuracy.

Supervises Fleet management of company owned trucks and trailers.

Achieves an operating income greater than or equal to budget; monitors expenses and reduces costs; maintains the branch facility.

Leads continuous improvement efforts identifying and targeting areas in which improvements can be made to operation and processes.

Recommends and implements capital spending plans.

Serves as the Operational liaison to TB corporate as it pertains to communication, budgeting, and reporting.

The Requirements:

To be a good fit for this opportunity you will have:

10 years business/operations management experience.

Bachelor’s degree preferred.

Why TricorBraun

Career opportunities -- We are a stable and growing company offering a product that is widely recognized and useful. That means that across our organization we have plenty of ways to help people who are looking to grow and succeed. If you’ve got the drive to get out there and grab it, you’ll find lots of opportunity here.

Training and development -- Our commitment to your career development helps to set us apart as an employer. We want to enhance your potential, both for your personal development and as a contributor to our firm. That’s why we provide every opportunity to expand your skills, knowledge, and experiences through formal education, leadership development opportunities, and informal one-on-one coaching and mentoring from your TricorBraun colleagues.

Stable industry -- The packaging industry is a particularly stable one because, no matter how the economy is doing there is always a need for containers to carry consumer products. With our long history, exceptional experience, and wide range of offerings we’re the industry leader in this niche industry.

Strong culture -- We strive to create and sustain a great work environment in which we can achieve and exceed personal and professional goals. Our people focus on service and consistently drive for results. Our company works and lives by a set of core values which include integrity, service, passion and value add which are the roots of our success.

Industry recognition -- TricorBraun has won many national and international packaging awards recognizing excellent design, function, economy and sustainability

Excellent compensation -- in addition to a competitive hourly wage we offer comprehensive benefits in medical, dental, and vision insurance, a 401(k) plan with employer match, paid time off plus holidays, insurance, tuition reimbursement, and more.

TricorBraun is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.